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We talk Pride and the LGBTQ+ community with Juan Miguel Severo
Your child might suffer not because of who they are but because of other people. Don't be one of those people.
Abandonment and being neglected by family members are typical narratives for the LGBTQ+
PRESS RELEASE: UPLB Babaylan aims to feature art educating the public about the LGBTQ+ community and their cause
Pride can mean different things to different people. To kick off the Pride Month, Rappler holds a #PHPride2019 conversation and asks its readers what pride means for them.
PRESS RELEASE: #EndRainbow violence is a movement that aims to increase the public's awareness on the lesbian, bisexual, transgender and queer rights to promote acceptance and eliminate stigma
‘Other issues might take precedence over this, but that doesn’t mean we can’t push for it…. All rights are important,’ Cogencia chief executive officer Paulo Edrosolano says
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Project Q is a mobile salon offering free haircuts to homeless 'genderqueer' people across Los Angeles, as well as crucial support or advice on combating bullying and developing self-esteem
Gavin Grimm, who identifies as a man but was born as a woman, is at the heart of a pitched battle for transgender rights in the US
Same-sex marriage is not legally recognized in Hong Kong and often those who have a ceremony say they prefer to do it privately, away from the public gaze
The singer and actress describes herself as pansexual, as a 'queer black woman,' and as a 'free-ass motherfucker'
Marvia Malik, a former model who appeared on the private broadcaster Kohenoor for the first time says 'my family never accepted or owned me' and the rift drove her to seek a better future in Lahore, Pakistan's cultural capital
The list, published Friday, is swiftly met with derision online, while campaigners warn it could further stoke animosity against LGBTQ groups, who have been increasingly targeted with violence and discrimination in recent years
Two Australian athletes tied the knot just after midnight Tuesday in one of the first gay unions in the country following historic marriage equality laws
In the Philippines, the question is highlighted after media groups and the Philippine Drug Enforcement Agency (PDEA) struggled to handle a case involving a person living with HIV (PLHIV)
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Like many social media users, Miss Universe 2015 calls out the PDEA and a media outlet for revealing the HIV status of a drug suspect
Netizens argue that such actions reinforce the stigma attached to the LGBTQ community and people living with HIV
While Brazil is famous for its sun, sand, and skin-baring Carnival extravaganza, the country has a conservative streak, being still mostly Roman Catholic
With an estimated LGBTQ population of 70 million, China has the world's third-largest 'pink market' after Europe and the United States. Yet in China being openly gay is still fraught with difficulties.
(UPDATED) Germany is the 15th European nation to legalize gay marriage, but advocates say the battle for equal rights continues
This week s selection of photo highlights here and around the world
The Pride Center is a space where the diversity of our community can share stories build relationships learn grow create and heal together Program Director Lisa Putkey says
The LGBTQ community says there is a lack of protections for them in schools and workplaces and stereotypes against them persist
A Two Pronged reader asks if a past experience has affected his sexual orientation
Katy Perry bicara dalam gala tahunan Kampanye Hak Asasi Manusia tentang toleransi dan dukungan terhadap hak kaum gay
Yellow Ranger Trini dikisahkan sebagai sosok gay
Participants dressed in purple and pink carried posters proudly declaring themselves feminists decrying sexual abuse and violence against women and calling for an end to gender discrimination
I always hated the word bisexual because that s even putting me in a box Miley tells Variety I don’t ever think about someone being a boy or someone being a girl
Salah satu agendanya adalah mempidanakan para pelaku hubungan seks di luar nikah baik berlainan maupun sesama jenis
The bill that seeks to end discrimination in the Philippines faces strong opposition in the Lower House
A real apology means admitting your mistakes treating us as equals and fighting for our rights the way you would fight for your own
Mun im Sirry merombak pandangan kaum Islam konservatif tentang kaum homoseksual Benarkah ada ayat yang melarangnya?
The LGBTQI community isn t a single issue population An educated citizen wouldn t vote for a candidate simply because of their stance on same sex marriage
I am left wondering if the people who discriminate LGBTQs have met their victims?
Listen to the little voice who feels guilty for keeping silent and know that the voice is what keeps you a step away from total betrayal
UP taught me genuine respect and love and genuine respect for all forms of love
Metro Manila residents supportive of LGBTQ rights took to the streets to call for respect of human rights and the legalization of same sex marriages in the country
A short film about two gay men and the challenges they face in their desire to wed has gained the nod of the Vail Film Festival Shakira explores the ins and outs of the movie s themes as it resonates with real life
President Barack Obama has done more in less time to advance the rights of the LBGT community than any administration in history
This unique social event provided a safe space for queer women
Join the conversation as we talk about the struggles and triumphs of the LGBTQ community
Any publication set to survive must not live in fear of editing obsolete writing that is steeped in hate and bigotry
The next time you re in a situation where there is a gay man or a lesbian around you figure out if you have a genuine interest in them
The Filipino LGBTQ community has grown since the first organized gay pride parade in 1994 but challenges remain